* 3 Open Positions PRF#s: SA20022, SA20023, SA20025
The Hall Director serves an important leadership role in creating an environment and experience that intentionally contributes to the academic and personal success of each residence hall student in support of the mission of Residential Life. Responsibilities of the Hall Director include: supervise and train student staff to deliver an effective residence hall program in an area of approximately 200-400 students; implement initiatives and programs that support students' academic and personal success; serve as a conduct hearing officer; interact daily with students for many purposes including community development, conflict resolution, helping skills, resource connection, student issues and crisis, etc.; and involvement in department and University committees and department policy/procedure formation.
Master's Degree in College Student Personnel or related field (conferred on an official transcript and received in Human Resources prior to the start date)
Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 10 months full-time experience in Residential Life or related student affairs area may be substituted for master's degree.
Demonstrated commitment to fostering a diverse working and learning environment.
Demonstrated supervision experience.
Knowledge of residence hall student issues.
Excellent communication skills including verbal, written, and interpersonal.
Demonstrated initiative and experience in community development
Excellent administrative skills including an ability to manage multiple priorities.
Experience with the student conduct process (hearing officer, conduct board advisor/member) in a University setting.
Demonstrated experience in effective conflict resolution.
Work safely at all times, which includes but is not limited to, participating and completing all required safety trainings, as well as performing all job tasks in accordance with Minnesota State University, Mankato policies and procedures utilizing appropriate tools, equipment and personal protective equipment.
A complete online application will include the following attachments. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed by the search committee.
Contact Information for three (3) references
Unofficial Transcript(s) of your highest completed degree
A brief (no more than one-page) diversity statement presenting a commitment to or experience working in an equity-minded environment
The Hall Director is required to live in an assigned residence hall apartment, maintain regular office hours, and eat with students in campus dining facilities on a regular basis.
Hall Director work involves performing tasks on evenings, weekends, and holidays. Therefore evening meetings and participation and attendance at programs/activities/events during evening and weekend hours is expected. The Hall Director is considered a "weather essential employee."
The Hall Director participates in an "on duty" rotation with other Hall Directors (for the entire residence hall system) where a phone is carried when the Residential Life office is closed, during academic break periods, and during summer school. Being "on duty" may require quick on-site response throughout the residence hall system. Hall Directors receive $50 for each 24-hour duty shift.
Workloads are expected to be higher while classes are in session during both fall and spring semesters and during opening and closing time periods. Extended vacations may not be approved during peak academic year time periods.
Overnight travel is required for attending conferences/workshops, recruiting and interviewing staff, and for staff training.
As a Non-Exempt position, you are paid for all of the hours you work and when you are expected or needed to work more than 40 hours in a week, you receive overtime compensation.
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